Technology: 2015 innovations change the estimating game

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June 6/13, 2016; Volume 30, Number 25

By Ken Ryan

Some call it disruptive technology; others call it game changing. Whatever the characterization, today’s software innovations are allowing flooring dealers and installers the ability to access important information in real time. The end result is a vastly improved, seamless sales experience.

What was traditionally done with graph paper, pencil, digital camera, tape measure, calculator and even desktop computer can now be combined into one digital tool that can be used on any mobile device and applied in the showroom or in the field.

Following are the best technology introductions of 2015 as cited by retailers and distributors.

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